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The potential is yours.

When faced with our world’s most pressing challenges, we believe that we can shape a different future. The potential is yours.

The dissertation’s form and content need to evolve

The dissertation’s form and content need to evolve

University Affairs published an op-ed by Susan Porter, dean and vice-provost of graduate and postdoctoral studies at UBC about the need for changes to be made to the PhD.

Canadian doctors trained overseas petition court to end ‘system of exclusion’

UBC was mentioned in a CBC report about the difficulties facing internationally-trained doctors who apply for residency positions in B.C. The article says there are fewer positions for international medical […]

UBC to allow cannabis smoking on campus

Hubert Lai, of UBC’s university counsel spoke to CBC about the university’s preparations for cannabis legalization on Oct. 17. According to a draft policy, cannabis smoking will be allowed on […]

Are we wired to sit?

The New York Times reported on UBC research into exercise and our attitudes towards it. Matthieu Boisgontier, a postdoctoral researcher at UBC, and his team found that while we want […]

World University Rankings 2019: UBC in top 40

Maclean’s reported that UBC was named one of the top three Canadian universities in the 2019 World University Rankings published by Times Higher Education. UBC came in at number 37. […]

BC Business Entrepreneur of the Year awards 2018

Shahrzad Rafati was featured in a BC Business article after winning the technology category of Entrepreneur of the Year. Rafati studied computer science at UBC and is the founder and CEO of BroadbandTV […]

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